Ask A Spanish Lawyer – FAQ’s & Tips

We all ask questions in groups and forums regarding residency in Spain, buying and selling a Spanish property, making a will in Spain, how to handle taxes, and more.  These are questions sometimes best answered by a Spanish lawyer, to be sure you are getting the right answer.  Below we have several frequently asked questions, with links to the detailed answers from a local Spanish solicitor.  Please bookmark this page, as we will continue to add more as time goes by.

A Spanish Lawyer answers your frequent questions (buying or selling a property in Spain, types of residency in Spain, Taxes in Spain & more). Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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Tarjeta Andalucía Junta Sesenta y Cinco – Senior Discounts Andalucía

Did you know if you are a resident in Spain and 65 years or older you have access to senior discounts?  All you need to do is apply for the Tarjeta Andalucía Junta Sesenta y Cinco (Tarjeta 65)!  This is a senior discount card that entitles you to certain senior discounts in Andalucía.

Tarjeta Andalucía Junta Sesenta y cinco - Senior Discounts Andalucía. Did you know if you are a resident in Spain and 65 years or older you have access to senior discounts?  All you need to do is apply for the Tarjeta Andalucía Junta Sesenta y cinco (tarjeta 65)!  This is a senior discount card that entitles you to certain senior discounts in Andalucía, Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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Things To Know About Hair Colours by SALSA hairdresser

There is so much to know about hair colours.  These days the beauty industry offers loads of different possibilities to change your hair colour.  Our Local SALSA Hairdresser explains the differences.

There is so much to know about hair colours.  The beauty industry offers loads of different possibilities to change your hair colour by SALSA Hairdresser. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com
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How To Recycle In Spain – What Goes In Each Bin

As any responsible society should, Spain has a well-developed system of recycling used materials like paper, plastic, or soda cans.  You can find recycle bins, receptacles, and containers all over the country.

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Change of Address in Spain

If you have recently moved, or are planning to move in the near future, make sure you add “Change of Address in Spain” to your ToDo list.  There are several places where this needs to be done, and this post will cover the most common places where the change of address needs to be performed.

If you've moved, this is what you need to do your Change of Address in Spain! Links, tools, & examples of the address format in Spain. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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How To Get To Centro Comercial Nevada Shopping Granada

For a complete shopping experience, sometimes you need to visit a big city.  We will describe how to get to the new Centro Comercial Nevada shopping Granada from Almuñécar.  The Nevada shopping center [Centro Comercial Nevada] is located in Granada and is on the southeast side of the city, so that means easy access from Costa Tropical.  With approximately 120,000 square meters of commercial area, and with 200+ stores, numerous restaurants, and an 8-cinema cineplex, there is plenty to see, do, and eat.

Nevada Shopping in Granada! For a complete shopping experience, sometimes you need to visit a big city.  We will describe how to get to the new Nevada Shopping Center in Granada [Centro Comercial Nevada].  With approximately 120,000 square meters of commercial area, and with 200+ stores, numerous restaurants, and an 8-cinema cineplex, there is plenty to see, do, and eat. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

 

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How To Renew Your US Passport In Spain

If you’re an American, and you’re fortunate enough to be living in Spain, there may come a time when you need to renew your US passport.  There are several Consulates within Spain (both the Iberian peninsula, and some of the islands (Balearics & Canarias).  Don’t worry, we are here to help you figure out how to renew your US passport in southern Spain!

 

We provide you with the information needed to Renew Your US Passport In Spain, with details about the US Consulate in Malaga. Read more on AlmunecarInfo.com

 

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What’s The Best Portable Heater? Look For An Estufa!

If you are new to Spain or just moved to a new place, which is colder than you are used to, then you may want a heater (estufa).  Yes, Costa Tropical has a mild winter, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t cold.  Mild means we don’t have 2 feet of snow and the temp doesn’t drop below zero.  No matter what, just having a cup of hot chocolate doesn’t always do the trick.  Sometimes you need a little more to help keep you warm.

What's The Best Portable Heater Look For An Estufa! Spain isn't always warm, soyou need an estufa! The best portable heater is here, with options to choose from(gas heaters in Spain, electric heaters & more)  Yes, Costa Tropical has a mild winter, but that doesn't mean it isn't cold.  Mild means we don't have 2 feet of snow and the temp doesn't drop below zero. Read more on AlmunecarInfo.com

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Spain Car Insurance – Companies, Cost, EU Accident Report

Car insurance in Spain is pretty straightforward, and in this post, we will share with you Spain car insurance options.  Having car insurance is a legal requirement in Spain, so make sure you’re covered before getting the open road.  We’ll also review the EU accident report form in the event you have an accident.

Car insurance in Spain is pretty straightforward, and in this post, we will share with you Spain car insurance options.  Having car insurance is a legal requirement in Spain, so make sure you're covered before getting the open road.  We'll also review the EU accident report form in the event you have an accident. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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How To Figure Out Parking in Almuñécar & La Herradura

Pay Parking in Almuñécar

There are several options for Parking in Almuñécar.  Some of the options have a time limit, while others are more worry free.  You must be aware of the different seasons, dates and hours for the “On street pay parking“, as it can be a bit confusing.

When parking along the street in town you will notice various colored dashes along the road.  There are signs posted along the way which explain what these colors mean, but you need to get out of your car to read the signs.Continue reading